Variety magazine feted Idina Menzel, Iman, Claire Danes, and others Friday for their “Power of Women: New York” issue — not for how much power they have, but how they wield it for good.
The women, along with Sarah Jessica Parker, Susan Sarandon, and A&E President and CEO Nancy Dubac, were honored for their charitable work at a luncheon at ritzy Cipriani in Manhattan. It was hosted by designer Zac Posen and featured Katie Couric, Gayle King, Josh Groban, and others paying tribute.
“The fact that we’re here means we are really lucky…so why do this?” said Sarandon after she was given an award for her support of the group Hope North, which provides an education for Ugandan children of war. “It feels really good to know you have done something.” READ FULL STORY